Dorothy Louise Overton, 77, of Iowa City, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.
A graveside memorial service was held Sept. 7 at the Donnellson Evangelical Cemetery in Donnellson, with the Rev. Dr. Barrie Tritle officiating.
Dorothy was born May 23, 1936, in Palo Alto, Calif., the daughter of Nicholas and Hazel (Schock) Sparsman. She moved to Donnellson, with her family as a young child. She was a 1954 graduate of Donnellson High School, where she participated in several activities, including basketball, drama and band.